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January 31, 2005

 

Rhode Island College

Women’s Basketball Update #9

(7-12 Overall, 3-6 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Spencer Manning’s team is 7-12 overall and 3-6 in the Little East Conference. The Anchorwomen went 0-2 last week. RIC lost on the road to LEC foe Western Connecticut, 65-51, in their first game of the week on Tuesday, Jan. 25. The Anchorwomen then dropped a, 64-60, decision to LEC opponent Eastern Connecticut on Saturday, Jan. 29.

 

Junior guard Jamie Angell (Cranston, RI) has played in 19 games, starting 17 of them. She is averaging a team-high 13.7 points and 3.7 assists along with 1.8 steals and 1.6 rebounds per game. She has been named to the Little East Conference Women’s Basketball Honor Roll three times this season.

 

Sophomore forward Kari Geisler (Derry, NH) has played in 19 games, starting 18 of them. She is averaging 11.2 points, 9.5 rebounds and 1.2 steals per game. She has been named the Little East Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week twice this season. Geisler has been named to the Little East Conference Women’s Basketball Weekly Honor Roll twice this season.

 

Freshman forward Colleen Feeney (Providence, RI) has played in nine games, starting one of them. She is averaging 9.3 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game. She has been named the Little East Conference Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week once this season.

 

Sophomore forward Brittany Rosen (Derry, NH) has played in 19 games, starting 18 of them. She is averaging 7.3 points, 7.5 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.6 steals per game.

 

Senior guard Alyson St. Amand (West Warwick, RI) has played in 18 games, starting three of them. She is averaging 1.9 points and 1.3 rebounds per game.

 

Junior forward Kristy Nix (East Setauket, NY) has played in 18 games, starting 13 of them. She is averaging 7.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and a team-high 2.6 steals per game.

 

Freshman forward Josalee Danieli (New Gloucester, ME) has played in 19 games, starting 14 of them. She is averaging 6.1 points and 5.4 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman guard Sarah Coughlin (North Attleboro, MA) has played in 19 games, starting five of them. She is averaging 2.3 points, 1.8 rebounds, 1.7 steals and 1.6 assists per game.

 

Freshman forward Jessica Shiel (Warwick, RI) has played in 13 games. She is averaging 1.8 points per game.

 

Freshman forward Sherri Heard (Coventry, RI) has played in 14 games. She is averaging 2.6 points and 2.1 rebounds per game.

 

Freshman guard Marissa VanHaverbeke (Barrington, RI) has played in five games.

 

In upcoming action, the Anchorwomen will play two games this week. RIC will host Worcester State on Thursday, Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. The Anchorwomen will then travel to LEC foe UMass Boston on Saturday, Feb. 5 at 1 p.m.

 

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